2019 Club Schedule
To be announced, likely to closely mirror the 2018 schedule below!
2018 Club Schedule
The Summer Cup: Eight Round Open Swiss
January 25th - March 22rd. 1hr 15 mins plus 30 secs per move each per game One game per night, two half point byes available. Break after six rounds for the AGM
AGM 8th March
Wellington Open Easter Tournament
30th March - Apr 1st (Fri-Sun)
Fischer Random Rapid (Classical chess alternative tournament available)
March 29th - April 12th. 25 mins plus 5 secs per move each per game, Three nights, two games per night.
Autumn Cup: Round Robin Groups
April 19th - May 24th. Groups of six players each, 1hr 15 mins plus 30 secs per move each per game, One game per night, one postponement night available, other postponements by arrangement
Club Rapid: Ten Round Open Swiss
May 31st - Jun 28th. 25 mins plus 5 secs per move each per game, Two games per night, two half point byes available
Club Blitz Championship
One night Jul 12th, standard FIDE Blitz time control, i.e. 3 mins plus 2 second increment
Julian Mazur Memorial: Eight Round Open Swiss
Jul 19th - Sep 6th. (8 rounds), 1 hr 15 mins plus 30 secs per move each per game, One game per night, two half point byes available.
Sep 13th. IMs Ker and Dive will run a coaching session prior to their departure to the Batumi Olympiad.
Club Champs: Single Round Robin
Sep 20th - Dec 13th. (13 weeks), 1 hr 30 mins plus 30 secs per move each per game, One game per night, four reserve nights post scheduled games. A and B grades will be 10 player round robins, other players will play a 9 round Swiss.
Dec 20th, Last night of the year